Rio The Movie 3D Synopsis
A domesticated macaw (Jesse Eisenberg) goes on an adventure with the bird of his dreams.

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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
The humor's a little strange, and the action's a little frenetic, but all of it whooshes past in a swirl of tropical color and pseudo-South...
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75

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Makes the surprising and seemingly inarguable assertion that, if we're not all Brazilian, then, at the very least, Brazil is a state of...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Give Saldanha's film an A-plus for visuals and a B-minus for story.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The production eventually succumbs to motion overload-so many characters darting off in so many directions that the ending turns unfocused,...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

Voice work across the board is top-notch, with the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am and Jamie Foxx adding sass to their smooth-talking bird...
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A brightly-colored, dizzying pinwheel of 3D animation in which nothing much happens. Sounds like summer is here early.
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
For its stunning iridescent look and infectious music, Rio is a refreshing adventure worth taking.
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The main reason this gorgeous-looking, sweet-hearted but so-so movie remains grounded is a herky-jerky, cobbled-together story that squawks...
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55

NPR

By Scott Tobias
Name the first things that come to anyone's mind about Rio de Janeiro - samba, soccer, sunbathing, Carnival - and those are the building...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The soundtrack, overseen by Sergio Mendes, has a few lively bossa nova moments, but not nearly enough.
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Rio

By gia421
OH MY !!!! I took my 5 yr old daughter yesterday opening day ,to see Rio in 3D Let me tell you it is the best film of the year !!!! I was so surprised how heartfelt ,funny ,and colorfull movie im...

Rio

By nismojohnny
Very funny movie. Must see. Characters were very entertaining and very funny....

Rio in 3D

By grannydeb
My 8 year old granddaughter and I enjoyed the movie. She had never seen a 3D before. Wasn't as dramatic as I had remember 3D to be, but I enjoyed the movie. Would recamend this movie for almoset...

Rio

By Cherrygi
Love the movie, it's so touching at the end of it. I would like to watch it again. Highly recommended. It's not just a cartoon movie. It's ticket is absolutely worth....

Rio

By kkdgarcia005
Rio 3D is a terrific film, they pay attention to every detail. As I was watching the film I felt as if I was actually in Rio, there is no need to even go to carnaval. This movie is great for all ages...

fly in 3D

By harrysmoviecrazy
must go and see rio in 3D....

Rio Rocks!

By jellcraw
Three generations of our family went to see Rio and all of us enjoyed it. The movie is well done with an actual plot that has a beginning, middle and ending. We saw it in 3D, but didn't really see...

EXCITED!!

By movielovers7812
im so excited to go see rio ive wanted to see it every since i saw the trailer for it :DDD...

Rio

By Happytexasduck
So much more than we thought it would be! We loved the storyline and watching all the relationships grow and change. We thought that the casting was spot on. The 'cinematography' was incredible....

Rio

By boneil
Great movie for the grandchildren...

More Info

Rated G | For Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Vibrant bird tale is part adventure, part love story.
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